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Museo del Novecento

Modern and contemporary art in Milan

The Museo del Novecento, directed by Marina Pugliese, opened at the Palazzo dell’Arengario, in the very centre of Milan, in the autumn of 2010.

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The Allure of Beauty

The strong bond that tied emperor Hadrian to this young man from Bithynia, as told through more than 50 sculpures, reliefs, gems and coins.


Costantino 313 d.C.

On show at Milan’s Palazzo Reale

“Constantine, 313 AD. The Edict of Milan and the Age of Tolerance” was an exhibition organised by Milan’s Museo Diocesano and Electa to coincide with the 700th anniversary of Emperor Constantine I’s historic decree. It was held from October 2012 to March 2013.



“Out!” — Art and Urban Space, 1968-1976

This exhibition presented some significant instances in the relationship between art and urban space in Italy between 1968 and 1976.


Photography from the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Collection

“Conversations” presented a selection of photographs from the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Collection, one of the most diverse corporate collections in the world.


Claudia Gian Ferrari

Collecting Twentieth-Century Art

An exhibition that relates the life of a famous Milanese collector: pictures, works of art and other objects she owned give a revealing account of a significant part of the 20th century in Milan, thanks also to outstanding work done by Daniel Libeskind in designing the exhibition.


Orti e Giardini

The Green Heart of Ancient Rome

“Ornamental and Productive Gardens. The Heart of Ancient Rome” was an exhibition held on the Palatine hill from May to October 2012. It recreated the gardens of ancient Rome.

Mixed Media

An exhibition at Museo del Novecento

Held at Milan’s Museo del Novecento from March to September 2013, this exhibition took a look behind the scenes of 20th-century art, shedding light on how and why artists invented new techniques such as collage, assemblage, and photomontage, or used new kinds of materials and media, including plastic and video.



The Character of Cities

Asphalt. The Character of Cities is an exhibition that was held at the Milan Triennale in the Spring of 2003.